View Poll Results: Do you use the Start menu or Start screen

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  • Start Menu

    30 66.67%
  • Start Screen

    15 33.33%
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  1.    03 Oct 2014 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 11,033
    Windows 10 Pro X64

    Start Menu or Start Screen

    I use the Start screen, I started with the Start menu but just feel more comfortable with the Start screen.
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  2.    03 Oct 2014 #2

    Start Menu - But I am not fussy about the menu as it appears in the Tech Preview. I liked IOBit StartMenu 8 much better. It's more like Windows Vista and 7.
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  3.    03 Oct 2014 #3
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Posts : 98
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    I tried the Windows 8.1 Consumer Preview when it was out, and I could never get used to the start screen. Just felt weird. The new start menu, that I love. Live tiles are awesome, and I like having most of apps and programs pinned to it. I'm not sure why, but not have to move the mouse all the way to the taskbar (when using the windows key of course), or searching through the start menu just seems SO much easier to me.
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  4.    03 Oct 2014 #4
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 5,382
    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.19

    Start Menu, stripped of all Modern stuff.

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  5.    03 Oct 2014 #5
    Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 9,502
    Windows 10 Professional

    Start Menu enables Jump Lists for certain applications, just like the 'good 'ol days'!

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  6.    03 Oct 2014 #6
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Posts : 85
    Win 10 Pro

    I prefer the start screen as well
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  7.    03 Oct 2014 #7
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10 TP

    Start Menu as you control and tame the Start screen to only the apps you really need
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  8.    04 Oct 2014 #8
    Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 9,502
    Windows 10 Professional

    There is additional options in the right click context menu holding Shift+Ctrl on Start Menu items and empty spaces.
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  9.    04 Oct 2014 #9

    Hi there

    Start menu - however text is too small currently on my monitors so I still use custom toolbar and desktop short cuts. I've made another post on how to find METRO apps and pin to desktop and run from desktop by clicking an icon just like normal desktop apps. I
    'm sure when the text size image is fixed I'll prefer the menu as it's quite customiseable.

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  10.    04 Oct 2014 #10
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 24,523
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Start menu all the way!!

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